By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Lena Schmohl Building - 1887 - Galena, Illinois
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
N 42° 24.935 W 090° 25.775
15T E 711491 N 4699120
Quick Description: The Schmohl Building is a three story red brick Two-Part Commercial Block/Italianate building located at 201 S. Main Street in Galena, Illinois. This is a different Schmohl Building than the one at 213-217 S. Main.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 6/15/2019 11:35:50 AM
Waymark Code: WM10R6Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
Views: 0

Long Description:
(seal of the City of Galena)
Built by
Lena Schmohl
1887
First Hydraulic Elevator
Steam Heat
Occupies by St. Louis Store
R. Fiddick, Owner

Erected by Galena Bicentennial Commission, 1976

- Marker Text



Current name: Vinny Vanucchi's Little Italy

Style: Two-part commercial block, Italianate.

Architectural Description: This is a 3-story commercial building in the Italianate style built in 1887. The foundation is limestone. Exterior walls are brick. The building has a flat roof. Windows are original or historic wood 2/2 fixed; double or single hung; storefront; round arch; transom. Doors are original or historic wood; glass glazed; paneled; recessed entry with fanlight.

- ruskinarc.com Historic Architecture Survey Database



National Register Building Details
 
ADDRESS HIST. PROPERTY NAME C or N/C DATE STYLE, FORM, TYPE
201 S. Main Street Schmohl Building C 1887 Two-Part Commercial Block/Italianate

- National Register Application

Year built or dedicated as indicated on the structure or plaque: 1887

Full Inscription (unless noted above):
see long description


Website (if available): Not listed

Visit Instructions:


Any log as a visit to a waymark will require a picture as proof that the person visited a particular dated architectural structure. Any posted visits not containing a picture in the log will risk being being deleted.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Dated Architectural Structures Multifarious
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.